Physical Education AS and A Level at Ripley St Thomas CE Academy
This is an interesting and challenging learning experience, linking key sporting ideas with practical performance and gaining insights into the relationships they have with each other. The development of transferable skills, including decision making, psychological understanding of people, independent thinking, problem solving and analytical skills as well as thinking and acting under pressure.
The study of A level Physical Education opens up a range of possibilities for further study and careers associated with the subject. The emphasis throughout the two year course is on the development of knowledge, competence and confidence in a wide variety of skills. You will learn how Physical Education affects and contributes to society and also how to apply your knowledge from this course to any number of different practical situations or career choices.
AS and A-Level
• Anatomy & Physiology
• Exercise Physiology
• Acquiring movement skills
• Sports Psychology
• Sport and Society
• Practical Performance or coaching
Grade B in Science essential. Grade B in GCSE PE/Distinction in BTEC.
How to apply
If you want to apply for this course, you will need to contact Ripley St Thomas CE Academy directly.